Compiled and written by Lauren MacDonald Aurat March photo by Rahat Dar. In Pakistan, women are showing the world how they are fighting the patriarchy. Starting in 2018, to coincide with International Women’s Day on March 8, the Aurat March (Women’s March), takes place in cities across the country. It has become a focal point of intersectional feminist demands. It has become known for its bold slogans and placards that challenge respectability politics and patriarchal notions of civility.